Like many other celebrities, a new face adds up her name on the list of getting famous through partners. Elizabeth Shatner is a former professional horse trainer who has been pursuing an artistic career after retirement. Besides, she rose to fame after tying the knot with William Shatner.
It was because of her husband that people started taking notice of her. But she is also no fling with all the skills acquired for being a decent horse trainer. So, to satisfy your curiosity, we have gathered all the information there is to know about her. Don’t forget to scroll.
First, few known facts about Elizabeth.
Elizabeth Shatner: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Elizabeth Joyce Anderson|
|Birth Date:||December 30, 1958|
|Birth Place:||The United States of America|
|Eye color:||Light Gray|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches(175 cm)|
Elizabeth Joyce Anderson, better known as Elizabeth Shatner, was born on December 30, 1958. She was born in the United States of America and belonged to white ethnicity. The name of her parents is not known to the general media. Not only the parent’s name but nothing on the sibling is out for the grasp. Also, she is a former professional horse trainer.
Shatner only came to fame after marrying William Shatner, a renowned Canadian actor, author, and director. As of now, Shatner is pursuing an artistic career.
Age and Height
As of 2020, the former horse trainer, Shatner is 62 years old. Shatner celebrates her birthday every year on December 30. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn. As the sun sign suggests, she is a workaholic and ambitious at the same time.
Talking about her appearance, Shatner is a tall lady who stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches(175 cm). Unfortunately, her weight and other measurements are unknown. But she does have a slim body. The tall height is highly suited by the pleasant smile added with the bold camera presence.
Also, she has attractive blue eyes and long blonde hair. The American born has a fair skin complexion. Anything on the shoe and dress size will be updated soon.
Early Life and Career
Since the age of 5, Elizabeth had an interest in horses. She got her first horse, Gailceno pony when she turned eight years old. However, there is not much information about her parents, including their names and whereabouts.
Also, she trained horses from an early age. Likewise, Shatner started teaching horseback riding as well as judging equine competitions. As for her education, Shatner pursued a degree in equine and animal science at Purdue University to broaden her knowledge soon after she started working as a professional horse trainer.
Moreover, she is also one of the Governor’s Advisory Board for the World Equestrian Games. But after her retirement, Shatner has been pursuing an artistic career.
Elizabeth found herself immersed with a passion for art during a safari trip to Israel. At that moment, her passion led her to capture the beauty of nature. Similarly, she has used the term ‘Flowrosophy’ to describe her art, which uses the shapes, lights, and colors available in the environment.
Soon after, she unveiled her creation titled ‘Art by Nature‘ series, where she has heavily emphasized the importance of the horse and natural colors; apart from that, the 60-year-old artist has also appeared in numerous documentaries, in 2002, she appeared as herself in the documentary ‘E! True Hollywood Story’.
Some of her other appearances include ‘Life Beyond Trek: William Shatner'(2004), ‘Gonzo Ballet'(2009), ‘American Pickers'(2011), ‘The Captains'(2012), and ‘The Shatner Project'(2014).
Moreover, Shatner has also appeared in Huey Lewis and The New’s video of ‘Do You Believe in Love.’
Elizabeth Shatner: Husband and Personal Life
It is a well-known fact that Shatner is a married woman. She is married to William Shatner, one of the famous Canadian actors, filmmaker, musician, and spokesperson. The couple first met because of their love for horses. Also, both of them were grieving over the loss of their partners.
Soon the casual conversation turned to dates, and before you know it, they were in love. The lovely pair tied the knot on February 13, 2001, in Lebanon. Moreover, after the marriage, she became the step-mother of Shatner’s children Leslie Carol Shatner, Lisabeth Shatner, and Melanie Shatner.
Despite facing many criticisms due to their vast age gap, the couple continued living their life. As of now, the couple is living a blissful life with their children and in each other’s company.
One thing that might have been in common is the fact that both had lost their Better half. As soon as they started dating, they found an immediate connection.
If readers are not aware, then let us provide the information on her past relationship. Earlier Shatner was married to Michael Glee Martin in 1982.
Their marriage was going pretty decent when her husband passed away in 1997. It was a sad incident, but surely another handsome and understanding man fulfilled the void.
Net Worth and Income
Elizabeth is a professional horse trainer and artist who earns an impressive amount from her career. However, as of now, her net worth, including her salary, is still a mystery. She also sells many of her pictures and paintings for charitable purposes.
Meanwhile, her husband, William, enjoys a net worth of $100 million. On top of that, William receives $150,000 as a salary per episode. The former horse trainer is the part of her husband, Hollywood Charity Horse Show. Also, all the earnings from the show are donated to the charity for disabled children.
Social Media Presence
Social media is an essential platform for any individual who is willing to get a fan following. Elizabeth, who is interested in arts, also comes under the same tree. Fans can follow her on Twitter.
Twitter– 6,765 Followers